To practise naturopathy in Ontario, you must be registered with the College of Naturopaths of Ontario. The College establishes the entry-to-practise requirements for safe, competent ethical practise of naturopathic care. 

Become a Naturopathic Doctor
Entry-to-practise Examinations
Examination Schedule
Prior Learning Assessment and Recognition



NDs are responsible for practising naturopathy in compliance with all relevant laws, regulations and standards, and are expected to engage in life long learning. Stay informed with CONO.

COVID-19 Information for naturopaths  
Prescribing Standard, Course & Exam
IVIT Inspection Program
Practice Tools
Regulation and Legislation
Professional Standards
Quality Assurance / CE
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Committee Appointments

Council confirmed the appointment of NDs, public members of Council and new public representatives to College committees for 2020-21.

COVID-19 - Information for NDs

Read our May 15 update about the Provincial re-opening plan and ND practice.


Find information about COVID-19 for the public and NDs.

News & Discipline hearings

Public Notice re COVID-19, media statement re A. Vollmer, and the College operations.

Things to KnOw

Important information to keep you informed and up to date with the College and its activities.

Updates to Standards and Guidelines

The College Executive Committee recently approved changes to a number of Standards of Practice and Guidelines that outline quality and safety expectations for services provided to patients by naturopaths. Click the title above to see the changes.

iNformeD Spring 2020

Complaints Process Infographic

Need help filing a complaint? Our new Complaints Process infographic outlines the course of a complaint from start to finish.

Andrew's Corner

The blog of the Registrar of the College of Naturopaths of Ontario is open to the public and members of the profession to participate in by reviewing and providing comments. Posts are listed below by topic covered.
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